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Meaning of "podiatry" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD PODIATRY

From Greek pous foot.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF PODIATRY

podiatry  [pɒˈdaiətrɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PODIATRY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Podiatry is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PODIATRY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

podiatry

Podiatry

Podiatry or podiatric medicine is a branch of medicine devoted to the study of diagnosis, medical and surgical treatment of disorders of the foot, ankle, and lower extremity. The term podiatry came into use in the early 20th century in the United States and is now used worldwide, within countries such as the United Kingdom and Australia. A Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, is a medical specialist who diagnoses and treats conditions affecting the foot, ankle, and structures of the leg. The training of podiatric physicians includes human anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, sociological and psychological perspectives, general medicine, surgery and pharmacology. Specialist podiatric physicians are podiatrists with additional postgraduate training or fellowship training and experience in the specialized field. Within the field of podiatry, US trained podiatric physicians rotate through major areas of medicine gaining exposure and practice to areas including but not limited to: surgery, sports medicine, biomechanics, geriatrics, internal medicine, diabetes, vascular, neurological, pediatrics, dermatological, orthopedics, or primary care.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PODIATRY


barometry
bəˈrɒmətrɪ
bigotry
ˈbɪɡətrɪ
colorimetry
ˌkʌləˈrɪmətrɪ
conservatory
kənˈsɜːvətrɪ
diffractometry
dɪˌfrækˈtɒmətrɪ
ergometry
ɜːˈɡɒmətrɪ
faggotry
ˈfæɡətrɪ
idolatry
aɪˈdɒlətrɪ
interferometry
ˌɪntəfɪəˈrɒmətrɪ
neuropsychiatry
ˌnjʊərəʊsaɪˈkaɪətrɪ
papeterie
ˈpæpətrɪ
perimetry
pɛˈrɪmətrɪ
polarimetry
ˌpəʊləˈrɪmətrɪ
psychiatry
saɪˈkaɪətrɪ
reflectometry
ˌriːflɛkˈtɒmətrɪ
secretary
ˈsɛkrətrɪ
spirometry
spaɪˈrɒmətrɪ
undersecretary
ˌʌndəˈsɛkrətrɪ
viscometry
vɪsˈkɒmətrɪ
zealotry
ˈzɛlətrɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PODIATRY

podgier
podgiest
podgily
podginess
Podgorica
Podgoritsa
podgy
podia
podial
podiatric
podiatrist
podite
poditic
podium
podley
podlike
podocarp
podoconiosis
podologist
podology

WORDS THAT END LIKE PODIATRY

allopatry
anthropolatry
antipsychiatry
barratry
chemopsychiatry
cosmolatry
gyniatry
hierolatry
hippiatry
ichthyolatry
litholatry
lordolatry
Maryolatry
orthopsychiatry
paediatry
phratry
physiatry
physiolatry
sympatry
thaumatolatry

Synonyms and antonyms of podiatry in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «podiatry» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PODIATRY

Find out the translation of podiatry to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of podiatry from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «podiatry» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

足部
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

podología
570 millions of speakers

English

podiatry
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पादचिकित्सा
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

علاج الأرجل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

лечение заболеваний стоп
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

podologia
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পায়ের কাড় আঁচিল স্ফীতি প্রভৃতির চিকিত্সা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

podologie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Podiatri
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Fußheilkunde
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

足病学
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

발 치료
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Podiatry
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

điều trị bàn chân
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பாதக்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पोडियाट्री
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

pedikürcülük
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

podologia
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

podiatrii
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

лікування захворювань стоп
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pedichiura
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

podiatry
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Voetheelkunde
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

podiatry
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

podiatry
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of podiatry

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PODIATRY»

The term «podiatry» is quite widely used and occupies the 39.413 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PODIATRY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about podiatry

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PODIATRY»

Discover the use of podiatry in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to podiatry and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Equine Podiatry
Intended for veterinarians and farrier's, this book focuses on the foot, which is the most common site of lameness in horses.
Andrea E. Floyd, R. A. Mansmann, 2007
2
Podiatry: A Psychological Approach
The learning activities and challenges draw on theoretical models underpinning psychological theory. These are then applied to podiatry in a clinically useful way.
Anne Mandy, Kevin Lucas, Janet McInnes, 2009
3
Forensic Podiatry: Principles and Methods
Footwear and pedal evidence have become valuable in forensic investigations. This is the first textbook ever dedicated to forensic podiatry. It is an international compilation of current practices authored by pioneers in the field.
John A. DiMaggio, Wesley Vernon OBE, 2011
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Illustrated Dictionary of Podiatry and Foot Science
More than just a collection of simple definitions, the Illustrated Dictionary of Podiatry is a pocket-reference guide for students and practitioners which covers anatomy, pathology, systemic disease, clinical diagnostic tests, treatment and ...
Jean Mooney, 2009
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Pocket Podiatry: Paediatrics
With the emphasis on practical, step-by-step guidance, this handy volume includes helpful diagrams, full colour photographs, tables, tips and summary boxes to give you quick access to key information with the minimum of fuss.
Angela Margaret Evans, 2010
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Pocket Podiatry: Footwear and Foot Orthoses
With its clarity and portability, students will find the Pocket Podiatry series an invaluable companion to their studies, whilst practitioners will appreciate its clinical orientation and concise format.
Anita Ellen Williams, Chris Nester, 2010
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Pocket Podiatry: Functional anatomy
With the emphasis on practical, step-by-step guidance, this handy volume is specially designed to include helpful diagrams, tables, tips and summary boxes to give you quick access to key information with the minimum of fuss.
James Watkins, 2009
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The Foot: Pocketbook: Problems in Podiatry and Dermatology
This concise book includes the anatomy of foot and nail to infective diseases.
Ivan Bristow, Rodney Dawber, Jean Mooney, 2003
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First Steps: A Guide to Setting Up and Running a Successful ...
This book covers areas such as writing a business plan, finding a suitable location, devising an advertising campaign, employing staff and developing ways of encouraging customer loyalty.
Tim Flanagan, 2007
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Psychosocial Approaches to Podiatry: A Companion for Practice
This is the first book of its kind specifically targeted to the field of podiatric medicine. The problem-based approach mimics current teaching methods. The text utilizes case studies to offer readers a true-to-life example of key concepts.
Anne Mandy, Kevin Lucas, Janet McInnes, 2003

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PODIATRY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term podiatry is used in the context of the following news items.
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CarePoint Health partners up with South Jersey practice
... Camden, Cape May, Mercer and Ocean counties, and specializes in OB/GYN women's health, pediatrics, family/internal medicine, podiatry, ... «NJ.com, Jul 15»
2
Podiatrist donates shoes to Fairdale tornado victims
Katherine Bailey has podiatry offices in Oregon and Rochelle. The (DeKalb) Daily Chronicle reports that she donated the shoes and insoles, ... «WREX-TV, Jul 15»
3
Editorial: Go for root of drug problem
And in 2012, the state required its seven licensing boards – medical, osteopathic, nursing, dental, podiatry, optometry and midwifery – to ... «Albuquerque Journal, Jul 15»
4
Sanford growing services in western ND
The new clinic will offer cardiology, podiatry, orthopedics and free injury screenings. The intent is that these specialists will see patients at the ... «Sioux Falls Argus Leader, Jul 15»
5
Dynatronics Awarded CE Mark Approval for Its Solaris Products
... chiropractic, podiatry, plastic surgery, dermatology and other related medical markets. More information regarding Dynatronics is available at ... «PR Newswire, Jul 15»
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Cynosure (CYNO) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday
... and general surgery; gynecology; ear, nose and throat procedures; ophthalmology; oral and maxillofacial surgery; podiatry, and proctology. «Mideast Time, Jul 15»
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Published on Jul 26, 2015, 9:59 pm AST
This is where a multidisciplinary approach is essential; within podiatry, you do focus a bit on dermatological conditions, however, it is not your ... «Trinidad & Tobago Express, Jul 15»
8
Beach volleyball: Podiatry crowned beach champions
FORMER winners GH Podiatry reclaimed their crown in a thrilling finale to the Battens Solicitors charity tournament on Weymouth sands. «Dorset Echo, Jul 15»
9
Cheap competitors, state rules disrupt reflexologists
“If you want to be a podiatrist, you go to medical school and then specialize in podiatry,” said Nicholas Bodkin, second vice president of the ... «Bend Bulletin, Jul 15»
10
Circle Podiatry are double finalists in FSB London Business Awards
Lewisham-based Circle Podiatry will go to the Grand Final of theFSB London Business Awards 2015 on Thursday July 30 as a finalist in two ... «Yareah Magazine, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Podiatry [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/podiatry>. Sep 2019 ».
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